Opinion

Why Asking For Input And Proactive Listening Can Make For Better Leadership

Managers who proactively listen to employees' needs and take action to meet them will have more successful teams. We examine.
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Fair Credit Reporting Act And Hiring: What Employers Need To Know

An employer settles a class action lawsuit involving a violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Learn about FCRA compliance when requesting consumer and credit reports.
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Cooperating With Investigations By Outside Agencies: Never Retaliate Against Witnesses

Managers must be open and honest with investigators, even if it means admitting their own wrongdoing. We examine.
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Articles

Do Hiring Panels Increase Your Discrimination Risk?

A state agency settles an age discrimination lawsuit. The use of a hiring panel brings to light discriminatory conduct. We examine.
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Ask Jack: Is The At-Will Employment Doctrine Dead?

Jack McCalmon
An employer asks Jack McCalmon, Esq. about the status of the at-will employment doctrine.
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Checks And Balances Needed To Prevent Abuse Of Check Writing Authority

A man pled guilty to writing fraudulent checks to embezzle funds for personal expenses. Learn financial control steps to prevent similar risk in your nonprofit.
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Are We About To See A Surge Of COVID-19-Related Accommodation Requests?

Employers should be prepared to manage requests from employees who have developed new disabilities during the pandemic. Read more.
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